She is survived by her loving husband, John Schilin of 3406 Haley Point Rd., St. Augustine, Fla.; sisters, Janis Morris of Leavenworth, Kan., Joyce Kirmss of Dallas, Texas, Marilyn Smit of Wildwood; and aunt, Evangeline Lance of Centerville, Ohio. Joan is preceded in death by her children, Marcia and Tommy and parents, Carl and Elsie Cooper.
A memorial service will be held at 5 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 10, 2009, at the Village Church, corner of S.R. 16 and Pacetti Road. Memorial service and interment will also be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 17, 2009, at Roswell Funeral Home, 950 Mansell Road, Roswell, Ga. 30076. Donations in Joan's memory can be made to Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation, 5005 LBJ Fwy., #250, Dallas, Texas 75244.
St. Johns Family Funeral Home of St. Augustine, Fla., is in charge of arrangements.